Evans and Sontag (A Story)
DESCRIPTION: "Come all you bold detectives, a story I'll relate." Smith and Witty set out to capture Sontag and Evans. Witty is wounded and Smith flees. The outlaws flee. Many others are shot during the pursuit. Reporters are told to interview Mrs. Evans
AUTHOR: Eva Evans?
EARLIEST DATE: 1893 (Newspaper column by Ambrose Bierce)
KEYWORDS: outlaw police battle injury death prison
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Cohen-AmericanFolkSongsARegionalEncyclopedia2, pp. 661-662, "A Story [Evans and Sontag]" (1 text)
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